BROOMFIELD, Colo., Sept. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Noodles &
Company (NASDAQ: NDLS), known for serving classic noodle, Zoodle
and Caulifloodle dishes from around the world, announced today that
team members will now be granted paid time off to exercise their
right to vote.
Whether team members plan to vote at the polls on Election Day
or complete a mail-in ballot, Noodles & Company is granting one
hour of paid time off to vote* and has also created an online
resource library for its team members. The resource library is full
of valuable information on how to register to vote, check voter
registration, find a designated polling place and other important
"We believe that voting is a right and a privilege — we
encourage all team members to take the time and vote," said
Dave Boennighausen, chief executive
officer of Noodles & Company. "Voting is more than just a means
to electing a candidate; it's about supporting policies and
initiatives that are important to you, as well as choosing the
right people to represent you and your interests. We are pleased to
offer these resources in time for our team members to register to
vote nationwide in the upcoming election."
Paid time off to vote is the latest addition to LifeAtNoodles,
Noodles' comprehensive, competitive team member benefits package.
Full of restaurant industry firsts — including parental benefits
like $10,000 for adoption assistance;
paid paternity leave; phase-out to maternity leave and phase back
into work at an 80% schedule for 100% pay; 100% pay for six weeks
of maternity leave; and instant pay — LifeAtNoodles aims to make
Noodles a great place to work and grow careers. The company plans
to announce more additions to its LifeAtNoodles benefits package in
the coming weeks.
"We are committed to investing in our team members by
implementing benefits and opportunities that will support an
inclusive and diverse environment where team members can thrive,"
said Boennighausen. "Inclusion begins when everyone's voice is
heard, and one of the most impactful ways we can speak up is with
For more information about Noodles & Company, visit
Noodles.com or follow along on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook. To
learn more about a career at Noodles, please visit
*A majority of states, and some local ordinances, mandate voting
leave time. This paid benefit complements this mandate in states
where there is no voting time off law.
About Noodles & Company
Since 1995, Noodles & Company has been serving noodles
your way, with noodles and flavors that you know and love as well
as new ones you're about to discover. From indulgent Wisconsin Mac
& Cheese to better-for-you Zoodles and Other Noodles, the
company serves a world of flavor in every bowl. Made up of more
than 450 restaurants and thousands of passionate team members,
Noodles was named one of the Best Places to Work by the Denver
Business Journal for its unique culture built on the value of
"Loving Life," which begins by nourishing and inspiring every team
member and guest who walks through the door. To learn more or find
the location nearest you, visit www.noodles.com.
Contact: Danielle Moore,
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